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#6976765 - 11/29/17 03:55 PM Propane smoker recommendation
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Have any of you used one? If so any recommendations for a good one to get..most I have seen look kinda flimbsy.

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#6977287 - 11/30/17 06:40 AM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Unless you plan on using it away from home, electric is a much better choice.
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#6977352 - 11/30/17 07:54 AM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Thanks I am looking at them now and I see masterbuilt makes a cold smoke attachment.very cool

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#6977667 - 11/30/17 12:19 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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I started my bbq obsession on a Masterbuilt. It put out some good food.
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#6977748 - 11/30/17 01:29 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Check out the A-Maze-N smoker tray and/or tube if you do get a Masterbuilt smoker. They use pellets/sawdust and are very handy for cold or hot smoking. I use one for cold smoking my bacon...got 20 lbs curing right now.

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#6978294 - 11/30/17 08:48 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Originally Posted By: magspa
Thanks I am looking at them now and I see masterbuilt makes a cold smoke attachment.very cool


I have it. Works great with pellets.
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#6978746 - 12/01/17 09:42 AM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Masterbuilt Propane smoker 40 inch...Easy to use and can maintain a good temp without the need of constantly checking on it...just recommend buying a better thermometer to use because the thermometer that comes attached to the smoker is not accurate.

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#6981371 - 12/03/17 06:20 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Ended up getting a masterbuilt electric..going to get one of those smoker pellet tubes instead of using to chip tray.

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#6981685 - 12/03/17 10:21 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Originally Posted By: magspa
Ended up getting a masterbuilt electric..going to get one of those smoker pellet tubes instead of using to chip tray.


I have the AMAZEN pellet tray, the 5x8 and it worked great in Texas. Never any issues. Here in Colorado with the higher elevation it struggles, so I got one of the tubes. I'd recommend the tray because you'll get more hours of smoke out of the tray compared to the tube. Now, I don't use my Masterbuilt for anything but sausage and cold smoking bacon. I have a big trailer pit I use for ribs, pork butt and brisket.

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#6982233 - 12/04/17 11:53 AM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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Originally Posted By: magspa
Ended up getting a masterbuilt electric..going to get one of those smoker pellet tubes instead of using to chip tray.


their cold smoke attachment works very well with pellets. 6 hour burn time.
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#6982525 - 12/04/17 03:48 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: bigbob_ftw]
kmon1 Offline
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Originally Posted By: bigbob_ftw
Originally Posted By: magspa
Ended up getting a masterbuilt electric..going to get one of those smoker pellet tubes instead of using to chip tray.


their cold smoke attachment works very well with pellets. 6 hour burn time.


Agree, that is what I use
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#6982621 - 12/04/17 04:27 PM Re: Propane smoker recommendation [Re: magspa]
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I get more hours of smoke out of the smoker tray, and its half the price of the cold smoke attachment. 11-12 hours of smoke. Works great for cold and hot smoking.

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